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Department of the Interior - WaterSMART Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects. $5M Available.

Opportunity Title:

WaterSMART Small-Scale Water Efficiency Projects

Opportunity Number:



Bureau of Reclamation will provide funding for small-scale on-the-ground water efficiency projects which seek to implement work identified in an applicant’s water planning efforts. Example projects include, but are not limited to:

-Canal lining/piping

-Municipal metering

-Irrigation flow measurement

-Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition and Automation (SCADA)

-Landscape Irrigation measures

-High-Efficiency Indoor Appliances and Fixtures

-Upgrades to Commercial Cooling Systems to Improve Water Use Efficiency

Other projects that are similar to those tasks listed above may be submitted for consideration and will be allowed to the extent that they are consistent with program authorization and goals.


Native American tribal governments (Federally recognized)

State governments

County governments

Others (see text field entitled "Additional Information on Eligibility" for clarification)

City or township governments

Special district governments

Nonprofits having a 501(c)(3) status with the IRS, other than institutions of higher education

Total Amount Available:

$5,000,000 available.

Maximum Award:


Submission Details:

Due Apr 28, 2022 - Applications must be submitted (not postmarked by) no later than: April 28, 2022, 4:00 p.m. Mountain Daylight Time (MDT). Electronic and Physical Proposals received after the application deadline will not be considered unless it can be determined that the delay was caused by Reclamation mishandling or technical issues with the application system. Please note that difficulties related to an applicant’s profile (e.g., incorrect organizational representative), uploading documents to, or an applicant’s SAM registration are not considered technical issues with the system.

Grant Management Associates has years of experience with opportunities like this one. Contact us today for a consultation.

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